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1. Elizabeth R (1971 TV Mini-Series)

85 min | Biography, Drama

8.9
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When Elizabeth Tudor comes to the throne, her (male) advisers know she has to marry. Doesn't she? Thus starts a decades-long political/ matrimonial game, during an age of high passions and high achievement.

Stars: Glenda Jackson, Ronald Hines, Robert Hardy, Stephen Murray

Votes: 1,141

2. Napoleon and Love (1974– )
Episode: Louise (1974)

51 min | Biography, Drama, History

8.8
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Napoleon weds Archduchess Marie-Louise of Austria, a young woman with large sexual appetites. Before long, she is pregnant. Following a difficult labor, she delivers a son and immediately ... See full summary »

Writer: Philip Mackie | Director: Jonathan Alwyn | Stars: Ian Holm, Billie Whitelaw, Peter Blythe, Peter Bowles

Votes: 6

3. Hadleigh (1969–1976)
Episode: Safety of the Realm (1969)

Drama

8.8
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With Ministry of Defence cuts threatening to eliminate Hadleigh's old regiment,a confidential document outlining how future wars will involve germ warfare is stolen and destroyed by one of ... See full summary »

Writers: Robert Barr, Bryan Cooper | Director: Cecil Petty | Stars: Gerald Harper, Gillian Wray, Garfield Morgan, Jonathan Newth

Votes: 5

4. Menace (1970–1973)

75 min | Thriller

8.7
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This is a series of thrillers designed to keep the audience on the edge of their seats.

Stars: David Wood, John Wentworth, Sheila Fearn, Sheila Hancock

Votes: 10

5. Dr. Finlay's Casebook (1962–1971)

50 min

8.6
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Dr. Finlay is part of a medical practice in the fictional Scottish town of Tannochbrae during the late 1920s.

Creator: A.J. Cronin | Stars: Bill Simpson, Andrew Cruickshank, Barbara Mullen, Eric Woodburn

Votes: 69

6. A Tale of Two Cities (1965– )

25 min | Drama

8.6
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Stars: Patrick Troughton, Nicholas Pennell, Kika Markham, Leslie French

Votes: 10

7. Gideon C.I.D. (1964– )

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.5
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Follows Commander George Gideon of Scotland Yard and his family life.

Creator: John Creasey | Stars: John Gregson, Alexander Davion, Daphne Anderson, Richard James

Votes: 88

8. Clochemerle (1972– )

230 min | Comedy

8.5
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A rural French town attempts to erect a public urinal. Plays as a cross between 'Allo, 'Allo and Canterbury Tales.

Stars: Peter Ustinov, Roy Dotrice, Wendy Hiller, Michael Golden

Votes: 52

9. Rheingold Theatre (1953–1957)

23 min | Drama

8.5
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Fairbanks narrated, produced and frequently starred in this well-made anthology series which presented everything from drama to mystery to farce. Filmed in England, usually with lesser known actors.

Stars: Douglas Fairbanks Jr., Christopher Lee, Ron Randell, Barbara Mullen

Votes: 37

10. The Avengers (1961–1969)

60 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

8.4
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A quirky spy show of the adventures of an eccentricly suave British agent and his predominately female partners.

Creator: Sydney Newman | Stars: Patrick Macnee, Diana Rigg, Honor Blackman, Linda Thorson

Votes: 4,183

11. War & Peace (1972 TV Mini-Series)

890 min | Drama, War

8.3
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Anthony Hopkins stars in this British adaption of Tolstoy's war and peace, an epic about Napoleon's invasion of Russia, as told through the eyes of five fictional Russian families.

Stars: Anthony Hopkins, Morag Hood, Alan Dobie, Rupert Davies

Votes: 424

12. The Edgar Wallace Mystery Theatre (1960–1965)

Drama, Mystery

8.3
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Stars: Bernard Lee, Bernard Archard, Allan Cuthbertson, John Carson

Votes: 53

13. Some Mothers Do 'Ave 'Em (1973–1978)
Episode: The R.A.F. Reunion (1973)

31 min | Comedy

8.3
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Frank's impending Royal Air Force reunion causes him to relive his brief and disastrous time in training for the RAF.

Writer: Raymond Allen | Director: Michael Mills | Stars: Michael Crawford, Michele Dotrice, Stuart Fell, Marc Boyle

Votes: 39

14. No Hiding Place (1959–1967)

60 min | Crime

8.2
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Tales of Scotland Yard centering on a detective team. A sort of half-way house between Dixon of Dock Green and 'Z' Cars. The detectives are still 1950s style with good elecution and ... See full summary »

Stars: Raymond Francis, Eric Lander, Johnny Briggs, Michael McStay

Votes: 40

15. Aggie (1956– )

30 min | Comedy

8.2
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Adventures of a Fashion Designer on International Assignments.

Stars: Joan Shawlee, Michael Ward, Patrick McGoohan, Vernon Greeves

Votes: 10

16. Lorna Doone (1963 TV Mini-Series)

30 min | Drama, Romance

8.2
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Stars: Bill Travers, Jean Anderson, Andrew Faulds, Janet Pate

Votes: 9

17. Elizabeth R (1971– )
Episode: The Enterprise of England (1971)

Biography, Drama

8.2
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Writer: John Prebble | Director: Donald McWhinnie | Stars: Glenda Jackson, Robert Hardy, Ronald Hines, Stephen Murray

Votes: 27

18. ITV Television Playhouse (1955–1967)

60 min | Drama

8.1
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Stars: Campbell Singer, Thomas Heathcote, Dinsdale Landen, Miriam Karlin

Votes: 22

19. The Liars (1966– )

60 min | Drama

8.1
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Peculiar stories mainly from the 19th century adapted for TV. Each episode would have three or four separate stories told by the same cast with additional guest appearances. The viewer ... See full summary »

Stars: William Mervyn, Nyree Dawn Porter, Isla Blair, Ian Ogilvy

Votes: 9

20. Somerset Maugham Hour (1960–1963)

60 min

8.1
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Stars: Hugh Williams, Daniel Farson, Ian Hunter, Jill Bennett

Votes: 7

21. BBC Play of the Month (1965–1983)
Episode: The Wild Duck (1971)

Drama

8.1
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Writers: Max Faber, Henrik Ibsen | Director: Alan Bridges | Stars: Denholm Elliott, Derek Godfrey, Mark Dignam, Rosemary Leach

Votes: 22

22. The Shadow of the Tower (1972 TV Mini-Series)

Biography, Drama, History

8.0
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A series of dramas by various writers recording the key events in the reign of Henry Tudor and his founding of the Tudor Dynasty

Stars: James Maxwell, Norma West, Hugh Sullivan, Denis Carey

Votes: 95

23. 1990 (1977– )

55 min | Drama, Sci-Fi

8.0
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Drama set in an nightmarish "1984"-style future, where government bureaucracy has run riot.

Creator: Wilfred Greatorex | Stars: Edward Woodward, Robert Lang, Tony Doyle, Paul Hardwick

Votes: 59

24. Boyd Q.C. (1956–1964)

30 min | Drama

8.0
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Stars: Michael Denison, Charles Leno, Owen Berry, Weyman Mackay

Votes: 11

25. Shelley (1972 TV Movie)

75 min | Biography, Drama, History

8.0
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Writer: John Elliot | Director: Alan Bridges | Stars: Jenny Agutter, Peter Bowles, Nicolas Chagrin, David Dundas

Votes: 8

26. ITV Play of the Week (1955–1974)

90 min | Comedy, Drama

7.8
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Stars: Alfred Burke, Derek Francis, Laurence Hardy, Peter Wyngarde

Votes: 39

27. First Night (1963–1964)

Drama

7.8
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Stars: James Maxwell, Madge Ryan, Anthony Bate, Michael Ripper

Votes: 31

28. My Son, My Son (1979 TV Mini-Series)

440 min

7.8
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Stars: Kate Binchy, Frank Grimes, Michael Williams, Prue Clarke

Votes: 6

29. Fredric March Presents Tales from Dickens (1958– )

30 min | Drama

7.8
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Stars: Fredric March, Robert Arditti, John Salew, Martin Stephens

Votes: 9

30. Some Mothers Do 'Ave 'Em (1973–1978)

30 min | Comedy

7.7
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Accident-prone Frank Spencer fails to navigate the simplest tasks of daily life, while also trying to look after his wife and baby.

Stars: Michael Crawford, Michele Dotrice, Jessica Forte, Jane Hylton

Votes: 1,766

31. The Saint (1962–1969)

48 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

7.6
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The exploits of a charming, modern-day Robin Hood.

Stars: Roger Moore, Ivor Dean, Leslie Crawford, Justine Lord

Votes: 2,627

32. Play for Today (1970–1984)

75 min | Drama

7.6
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A British television anthology drama series transmitted on BBC1 between 1970 and 1984.

Stars: Alison Steadman, Nigel Hawthorne, Tony Caunter, David Daker

Votes: 154

33. BBC Play of the Month (1965–1983)

120 min | Drama

7.6
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Stars: Charles Gray, Lally Bowers, John Gielgud, Eric Porter

Votes: 66

34. Jane Eyre (1973 TV Mini-Series)

275 min | Drama, Romance

7.6
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Stars: Sorcha Cusack, Michael Jayston, Hazel Clyne, Megs Jenkins

Votes: 375

35. BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (1950–1959)

Drama

7.6
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Series of television plays performed live.

Stars: Richard Caldicot, Brian Rix, Robert Brown, Carl Bernard

Votes: 52

36. The Vise (1954–1961)

30 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.6
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This British production featured less known actors in filmed plays showing people caught in "the vise" of fate created by their own deeds.

Stars: Donald Gray, Colin Tapley, Ron Randell, Robert Arden

Votes: 24

37. Hadleigh (1969–1976)

60 min | Drama

7.6
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Creator: Robert Barr | Stars: Gerald Harper, Peter Dennis, Ambrosine Phillpotts, Alastair Hunter

Votes: 32

38. Studio 4 (1962– )

60 min | Drama

7.6
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Anthology series of plays filmed at the BBC TV centre's newly constructed Studio Four.

Stars: David Spenser, Marjorie Wilde, Frederick Farley, Dallas Cavell

Votes: 13

39. War & Peace (1972–1974)
Episode: Part One: Name Day (1972)

Drama, War

7.6
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Writers: Leo Tolstoy, Jack Pulman | Director: John Davies | Stars: Rupert Davies, Faith Brook, Anthony Hopkins, Morag Hood

Votes: 9

40. Play for Today (1970–1984)
Episode: The Lie (1970)

90 min | Drama

7.6
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Writers: Ingmar Bergman, Paul Britten Austin | Director: Alan Bridges | Stars: Frank Finlay, Gemma Jones, Adam Tandy, Lysandre De La Haye

Votes: 31

41. Doomwatch (1970–1972)
Episode: Tomorrow, the Rat (1970)

Sci-Fi, Drama

7.6
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Writers: Gerry Davis, Terence Dudley, Kit Pedler | Director: Terence Dudley | Stars: John Paul, Simon Oates, Robert Powell, Joby Blanshard

Votes: 5

42. Napoleon and Love (1974 TV Mini-Series)

60 min | Biography, Drama, History

7.5
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A dramatized account of Napoleon's love life and his many women; from first-love, marriage, and betrayal with Josephine, liaisons with actresses, his love for the beautiful patriotic Marie ... See full summary »

Stars: Ian Holm, Billie Whitelaw, Peter Bowles, Ronald Hines

Votes: 49

43. Softly Softly (1966–1976)

50 min | Crime, Drama

7.4
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Softly softly was a drama series about two detectives solving local crime. It was a spin-off from another BBC drama series Z Cars.

Stars: Stratford Johns, Frank Windsor, Norman Bowler, John Barron

Votes: 60

44. The Regiment (1972– )

50 min | Drama

7.4
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Creators: Jack Gerson, Nick McCarty, William Slater | Stars: Christopher Cazenove, Denis Lill, Bernard Brown, Wendy Allnutt

Votes: 5

45. Suspense (1962–1963)

Thriller

7.4
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Anthology series telling suspenseful tales.

Stars: June Barrie, Alex Scott, Geoffrey Matthews, Michael Stainton

Votes: 11

46. In Which We Serve (1942)

Not Rated | 115 min | Drama, War

7.3
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This "story of a ship," the British destroyer HMS Torrin, is told in flash backs by survivors as they cling to a life raft.

Writer: Noël Coward | Directors: Noël Coward, David Lean | Stars: Noël Coward, John Mills, Derek Elphinstone, Michael Wilding

Votes: 3,671

47. Z Cars (1962–1978)

50 min | Crime, Drama

7.3
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A gritty drama which follows the work of the police force in the fictional northern English town of Newtown.

Stars: James Ellis, John Slater, Douglas Fielding, Bernard Holley

Votes: 165

48. Doomwatch (1970–1972)

50 min | Sci-Fi, Drama

7.3
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Doomwatch is the nickname for the Department of Measurement of Scientific Work. Under the leadership of Nobel Prize winning physicist, Dr. Spencer Quist, the Doomwatch team struggled, for ... See full summary »

Stars: John Paul, Joby Blanshard, Simon Oates, Vivien Sherrard

Votes: 89

49. The Plane Makers (1963–1965)

60 min | Drama

7.2
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Stars: Jack Watling, Patrick Wymark, Norma Ronald, Reginald Marsh

Votes: 11

50. Barlow (1971–1975)

50 min

7.2
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Stars: Stratford Johns, Neil Stacy, Derek Newark, Norman Comer

Votes: 9